jean-paul-lauren“JP” served in the United States Air Force in the 1970’s working in intelligence. In 2006 he was injured while skydiving, colliding with an irrigation system while landing in tall grass. He sustained multiple injuries causing paraplegia. Before his accident JP was a PADI certified open water diver and he’s thrilled to have the chance to try it again. He’s enjoyed adaptive skiing, wake surfing, swimming, competes in triathlons, and is looking forward to classified diving.